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A successful workplace romance is very rare and surprising considering the work pressure, deadlines and stress which could affect a relationship in a negative way. However, when such romance is made permanent via a marriage, it shows the strong bond between the two people involved who have gone through both the personal and professional upheavals together. Such is the story of Sydney based news reporter Sylvia Jeffreys and her husband Peter.
Sylvia Jeffreys is an Australian news reporter and presenter associated with Nine Network and best known for shows ‘A Current Affair’ and ‘Today’. She is a brand ambassador for national charity Youngcare for disabled people and also a high coverage news reporter. She has been appreciated for reporting devastating floods, cyclone reports, and bushfire footages and talking risks to report casualties.
Net Worth, Salary and Income
Sylvia began her media career through Nine Network in August 2005 as a script assistant. Later she filled lifestyle stories on Queensland’s nightly tabloids Extra in 2008 before returning to the newsroom in 2009. She has also worked as a weather presenter and covered floods and other natural calamities. In 2012, she joined the program ‘Today’, moved to Sydney and reported as a New South Wales representative. She has worked for Nine News, Nine Morning News, Nine Afternoon News, Weekend Toda and Today all under Nine Network.
As an established and most versatile presenter, she is also one of the most sought after MC and corporate facilitator. Being the one who had covered high coverage news and interviewed famous celebrities, she is one of the successful presenters of her time. She is also considered as one of the richest journalists in Australia. Though her income from reporting is yet under review, it can be estimated that she earns more than average. She along with her husband owns a lavish four-bedroom house in Sydney’s Double Bay area which has an estimated worth of $2.7 million. The detail of her cars and other possessions is under review. The versatile presenter is estimated to have an impressive Net Worth of $3 million.
Married to Husband, Peter Stefanovic
On December 2013, Sylvia revealed that she was dating fellow reporter Peter Stefanovic, from the same network. They both are filling co-hosts of the program ‘Weekend Today’. On July 2016, she announced that they were engaged on April 1st of the next year they were married. They got married among family and friends at Ooralba Estate in Kangaroo Valley. On her special day, she wore a beautiful ensemble designed by Rebecca Vallance. They went to Fiji for their honeymoon. In August 2019, they announced that they were expecting their first child. She was seen flaunting her baby bump while celebrating Boxing Day with her mother and husband. They are expecting a baby boy in the coming March.
Parents, Family, and Siblings
Sylvia was born to Richard Jeffreys and social worker mother Janine Jeffreys on 23rd April 1986. The details of her family members are not known but it is known that she has an older brother named Aaron and an older sister named Claire. Her parents had separated when she was just a toddler. Sylvia went to Brisbane State High School as a child and has completed her Bachelor of Journalism degree from the University of Queensland.
Body Measurement: Height, Weight, and Size
Sylvia is not just known for her effervescent presentation style but also her rocking good looks. The blonde beauty stands tall at an impressive height of 5 feet and 10 inches and weighs 63 kilos. She has a slim body and likes keeping herself fit. She prefers yoga, dance and Pilates to keep herself fit. Her personal trainer is named Lizzie Bland. She also takes kickboxing classes with her husband.